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  1. Natal
  2. Mataram
  3. Kamehameha
  4. Boer War (1899-1902)
  5. princely states
  1. a Kingdom that controlled interior regions of Java in 17th century; Dutch East India Company paid tribute to the kingdom for rights of trade at Batavia; weakness of kingdom after 1670's allowed Dutch to exert control over all of Java
  2. b a port city in northeastern Brazil
  3. c Hawaiian prince; with British backing he created a unified kingdom by 1810; promoted the entry of Western ideas in commerce and social relations
  4. d Fought between the British and Afrikaners; British victory and postwar policies left the African population of south Africa under Afrikaner control
  5. e Ruled by Indian princes allied with the raj; agents of the east India company were stationed at their courts to ensure loyalty

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Western-educated Indian leader, early 19th century; cooperated with British to outlaw sati
  2. Troops that served the British East India Company; recruited from various warlike peoples of India
  3. The rule over much of South Asia between 1765 and 1947 by the East India Company and then by a British government.
  4. Three districts that made up the bulk of the directly ruled British territories in India; capitals at Madras, Calcutta, and Bombay
  5. British general and statesman whose victory at Plassey in 1757 strengthened British control of India (1725-1774)

5 True/False questions

  1. Plassey (1757)Battle between the troops of the British east India company and an Indian army under siraj-ud-daula, ruler of Bengal; British victory gave them control of northeast India

          

  2. settlement coloniesPermanent colonies established through exploration or conquest for the purpose of occupying land and controlling labor

          

  3. Lord Charles Cornwallisthe British general who commanded troops from Charleston, South Carolina. He surrendered his entire army to George Washington after the battle of Yorktown

          

  4. Great TrekKingdom that controlled interior regions of Java in 17th century; Dutch East India Company paid tribute to the kingdom for rights of trade at Batavia; weakness of kingdom after 1670's allowed Dutch to exert control over all of Java

          

  5. white racial supremacyBelief in the inherent superiority of whites over the rest of humanity; peaked in the period before world war I

          

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